Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Hosts International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, along with its School of Social Work, University of Buffalo, organised a 3 day workshop on "International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health". The workshop discussed lack of awareness about the symptoms, social stigma, and insufficient treatment facilities. The society's view about mental health disorders such as depression, and anxiety are clouded by several misconceptions, with exorcism and magic still considered a part of treatment in rural India and even some urban areas, said the experts who attended the workshop.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Conducts "International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health"

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, along with its School of Social Work, University of Buffalo, organised a 3 day workshop on "International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health". The workshop discussed lack of awareness about the symptoms, social stigma, and insufficient treatment facilities. The society's view about mental health disorders such as depression, and anxiety are clouded by several misconceptions, with exorcism and magic still considered a part of treatment in rural India and even some urban areas, said the experts who attended the workshop.

India's 10% Population Suffers from Mental Health Issues Says Experts from Conference held at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, along with its School of Social Work, University of Buffalo, organised a 3 day workshop on "International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health". The workshop discussed lack of awareness about the symptoms, social stigma, and insufficient treatment facilities. The society's view about mental health disorders such as depression, and anxiety are clouded by several misconceptions, with exorcism and magic still considered a part of treatment in rural India and even some urban areas, said the experts who attended the workshop.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Hosts Global Mental Health Workshop

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, along with its School of Social Work, University of Buffalo, organised a 3 day workshop on "International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health". The workshop discussed lack of awareness about the symptoms, social stigma, and insufficient treatment facilities. The society's view about mental health disorders such as depression, and anxiety are clouded by several misconceptions, with exorcism and magic still considered a part of treatment in rural India and even some urban areas, said the experts who attended the workshop.

International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health Held at Amrita’s Coimbatore Campus

The International Conference on Nurturing Global Mental Health was organized by Department of Social Work, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, and School of Social Work, University of Buffalo, USA, on March 8-10, 2017, with dozens of speakers from all over India and the US attending.